3:00pm to 4:30pm

For the 2022 Bradac Lecture, Professor: Denise Solomon, Penn State U, will present “A Dynamic Dyadic Systems Perspective on Interpersonal Communication"

Denise Solomon is Distinguished Professor of Communication Arts and Sciences at Penn State University, where she is also the current Department Head. Her research focuses on communication in personal relationships, such as support and conflict, that affect well-being. Professor Solomon developed relational turbulence theory, which focuses on how transitions in romantic relationships promote relationship qualities that polarize cognitive, emotional, and communicative reactions to both ordinary and extraordinary experiences. She is a Fellow of the International Communication and of the International Association for Relationship Research, and she is a Distinguished Scholar of the National Communication Association

See https://www.comm.ucsb.edu/news/annual/james-j-bradac for details.